New Black Hawk helicopters will be added to the Cal Fire collection, while a large amount of money will go toward fuels management and fire breaks.
This plan includes everything from purchasing new firefighting equipment to investments in land and forest management projects.
Newsom said that a large chunk of the proposed budget — $1.24 billion — will go to various efforts in fuels management, creating fire breaks and supporting forest health. $800 million more is going to the “all hazards” part of the plan, which includes earthquakes and other natural disasters.
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